Peptoniphilus lacrimalis (Li et al.) Ezaki et al.
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Li N, et al. Three new species of the genus Peptostreptococcus isolated from humans: Peptostreptococcus vaginalis sp. nov., Peptostreptococcus lacrimalis sp. nov., and Peptostreptococcus lactolyticus sp. nov.. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 42: 602-605, 1992. PubMed: 1390111
Ezaki T, et al. Proposal of the genera Anaerococcus gen. nov., Peptoniphilus gen. nov. and Gallicola gen. nov. for members of the genus Peptostreptococcus. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51: 1521-1528, 2001. PubMed: 11491354